Hot Versus Hot: Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX), Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN)

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Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX)

Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) closed at $260.69 on the last trading session with an increase of 0.69%, whereas, it previously closed at $258.91. The company has a market capitalization of $71.02 Billion. The company traded shares of 1 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 1.16 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) produced diluted EPS of 3.76. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 14 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 2.64. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 24.4, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 14% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 9.57% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -8.9%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) is at 69.39 while the forward p/e is at 18.62. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) stands at 4.11 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 3.35. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 46.09. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) are reported at 0.7 and 1.2 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) stands at 2.1, 5.1 and 4.3 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) is reported at 17.29 Billion with income of 1.03 Billion. The outstanding shares of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) are 272.45 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 88.9 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.44 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) is ticked at 0.1%, the figure is plummeted -20.66% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 269. The 52 week high of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) is placed at 264.74 and 52 week low is standing at 208.62.

Performance wise the shares of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) rose up 0.85% for the week, it also rise 3.95% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 1.12%. The shares increase 8.53% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) grew 8.07% for the yearly performance.

Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN)

Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) closed at $2.95 on the last trading session with an increase of 0.34%, whereas, it previously closed at $2.94. The company has a market capitalization of $1.67 Billion. The company traded shares of 6.43 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 4.67 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) produced diluted EPS of -0.1. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.22 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.16. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -169.4, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.22% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 9.48% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 32.9%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) is at 0 while the forward p/e is at 13.35. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) stands at 0.69 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 5.57. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 13.29. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) are reported at 1 and 1 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) stands at -3.6, -16 and 7.3 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) is reported at 2.41 Billion with income of -55400000. The outstanding shares of Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) are 566.69 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 66 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 3.84 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) is ticked at 1.6%, the figure is rose 0.55% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 3.59. The 52 week high of Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) is placed at 3.98 and 52 week low is standing at 2.31.

Performance wise the shares of Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) rose up 1.72% for the week, it also rise 1.03% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 6.88%. The shares decrease -18.73% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) shrinked -4.22% for the yearly performance.